Scout24 AG, DE000A12DM80

Scout24 AG, DE000A12DM80

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Scout24 AG: Release according to Article 26, Section 1 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] with the objective of Europe-wide distribution

Notification of Major Holdings

1. Details of issuer

Scout24 AG Dingolfinger Str. 1 - 15 81673 Munich Germany

2. Reason for notification

X Acquisition/disposal of shares with voting rights Acquisition/disposal of instruments Change of breakdown of voting rights X Other reason: Voluntary group notification with threshold triggered at subsidiary level

3. Details of person subject to the notification obligation

Name: City and country of registered office: Morgan Stanley Wilmington, Delaware United States of America (USA)

4. Names of shareholder(s) holding directly 3% or more voting rights, if different from 3.

Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc

5. Date on which threshold was crossed or reached

08 Dec 2016

6. Total positions

% of voting % of voting rights total of total number rights attached through instruments both in % of voting to shares (total (total of 7.b.1 + (7.a. + rights of of 7.a.) 7.b.2) 7.b.) issuer Result- 5.26 % 3.32 % 8.58 % 107600000 ing situat- ion Previo- 5.26 % 3.32 % 8.58 % / us notifi- cation

7. Notified details of the resulting situation a. Voting rights attached to shares (Sec.s 21, 22 WpHG)

ISIN absolute in % direct (Sec. indirect (Sec. direct (Sec. indirect 21 WpHG) 22 WpHG) 21 WpHG) (Sec. 22 WpHG) DE000A12DM80 0 5655745 0.00 % 5.26 % Total 5655745 5.26 %

b.1. Instruments according to Sec. 25 para. 1 No. 1 WpHG

Type of instrument Expiration Exercise or Voting Voting or maturity conversion rights rights date period absolute in % Right of recall over jederzeit / jederzeit / 1585035 1.47 % securities lending at any time at any time agreements Total 1585035 1.47 %

b.2. Instruments according to Sec. 25 para. 1 No. 2 WpHG

Type of Expiration or Exercise or Cash or Voting Voting instrum- maturity date conversion physical rights rights ent period settlement absolute in % Equity Vom / From jederzeit / Cash 1987273 1.85 % Swap 16.12.2016 bis / at any time to 17.11.2017 Total 1987273 1.85 %

8. Information in relation to the person subject to the notification obligation

Person subject to the notification obligation is not controlled and does itself not control any other undertaking(s) holding directly or indirectly an interest in the (underlying) issuer (1.). X Full chain of controlled undertakings starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity:

Name % of voting % of voting rights Total of both rights (if at through instruments (if (if at least least held 3% or at least held 5% or held 5% or more) more) more) Morgan Stanley % % % Morgan Stanley % % % Capital Management, LLC Morgan Stanley % % % Domestic Holdings, Inc. Morgan Stanley % % % & Co. LLC

Morgan Stanley % % % Morgan Stanley % % % International Holdings Inc. Morgan Stanley % % % International Limited Morgan Stanley % % % UK Group Morgan Stanley % % % Investments (UK) Morgan Stanley 4.999 % % 8.31 % & Co. International plc

Morgan Stanley % % % MSDW Offshore % % % Equity Services Inc. FUNDLOGIC SAS % % %

9. In case of proxy voting according to Sec. 22 para. 3 WpHG

Date of general meeting: Holding position after general meeting: % (equals voting rights)

10. Other explanatory remarks:

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Language: English Company: Scout24 AG Dingolfinger Str. 1 - 15 81673 Munich Germany Internet: www.scout24.com

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